- Classroom Resources
A Chinese wedding
Duration: 04.23Clip duration: 04.23
How the role of women have changed in the Chinese household.
Boating in the Summer Palace, Beijing
Duration: 02.26Clip duration: 02.26
Beijing's Summer Palace consists of a lake, pagodas, bridges and a Buddhist temple.
Burial ground of the Ming Emperors
Duration: 02.43Clip duration: 02.43
The Ming Tombs are a popular sightseeing spot to the north of Beijing.
Business and work in Beijing
Duration: 04.09Clip duration: 04.09
An introduction to some useful vocabulary for work and business.
Chinese New Year
Duration: 03.09Clip duration: 03.09
Chinese New Year is the highlight of the year and people spend an entire week celebrating.
Chinese tea culture
Duration: 04.52Clip duration: 04.52
An introduction to the history and etiquette of drinking Chinese tea.
Daoism in China
Duration: 05.12Clip duration: 05.12
Daoism is China's indigenous religion. We visit a centre of Daoism in Beijing.
Duration: 04.17Clip duration: 04.17
An introduction to Chinese cuisine and street food.
Family life in Beijing
Duration: 04.13Clip duration: 04.13
The members of a family living in Beijing introduce themselves.
Food, markets and new shopping centres in Beijing
Duration: 04.47Clip duration: 04.47
Beijing has shops for everyone, from open-air markets to exclusive boutiques.